Season Two

Embracing the Gospel: Sisters’ Life, Mission and Ministry – Part One

September 22, 2022 | 1 Comment

Episode Six Listen in as Sisters Mary Clare Fichtner, Judith Anne Haase, and Marcelline Koch reflect with host Sister Karen Freund about the changes they’ve seen in religious life during their combined 187 years of religious profession. Introduction Sister M. Clare Fichtner gave much of her religious life to teaching and school administration. She is …

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Spiritual Practices for Everybody

September 15, 2022 | 0 Comments

Episode Five Deepening your spiritual life is not rocket science. Everyone can do it. Introduction Springfield Dominican Sisters Barbara Blesse and Jane Ann Beckman share practical tips for growing and deepening your relationship with God and God’s creation. Takeaways Download our favorite bits of wisdom from this week’s guests to share in social media. Keys …

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Are You A Savvy News Consumer?

September 8, 2022 | 0 Comments

Episode Four Dominicans and journalists share a common sacred trust: communicating truth. Introduction The proliferation of news distributors and the multiplication of social media platforms that purport to be legitimate news sources makes the goal of truth-finding in news harder than ever. This conversation with trained journalists can help you sort it out. About our …

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The Transformative Effects of Antiracism

September 1, 2022 | 2 Comments

There is lots of talk about dismantling racism these days. But what does that mean to the people who are committed to the process? Two veterans of the antiracism movement share their experience and wisdom.

Why become a Dominican Associate?

August 25, 2022 | 0 Comments

There is lots of talk about dismantling racism these days. But what does that mean to the people who are committed to the process? Two veterans of the antiracism movement share their experience and wisdom.

Releasing the Arrow: Dominican High School Preachers

August 16, 2022 | 0 Comments

Episode One Graduates of three Springfield Dominican high schools talk about the impact of the Dominican charism in their lives. Introduction Elizabeth Sperlakis (Rosary High School), Leo Rubinkowsi (Sacred Heart-Griffin High School), and Amir Gazaleh (Marian Catholic High School) reminisce about their days as high school preachers and share their wisdom. Takeaways Download our favorite …

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